Sentence completion

Foundation tier papers may include questions in which you have to complete a sentence. Some of these questions include words to choose from in a box. You do not have to use all the words - some of them will be wrong.

These questions have been written by Bitesize consultants as suggestions to the types of questions that may appear in an exam paper.

Sample question 1 - Foundation

Question

Use words from the list to complete the sentences. [2 marks]

  • Weak
  • Delocalised
  • Strong
  • Small
  • Covalent
  • Ionic

Metals are good conductors of electricity because they contain electrons that are ______.

Metals have high melting points because their bonding is ______.

Metals are good conductors of electricity because they contain electrons that are delocalised.[1]

Metals have high melting points because their bonding is strong [1].

Sample question 2 - Foundation

Question

Use words and numbers from the list to complete the sentences. [2 marks]

  • Small
  • Covalent
  • Large
  • Ionic
  • Metallic

Polymers have ______ molecules. The atoms in the polymer molecules are joined together by strong ______ bonds.

Polymers have large [1] molecules. The atoms in the polymer molecules are joined together by strong covalent [1] bonds.